Experience Gothenburg

Welcome to Gothenburg

A friendly city on the west coast of Sweden, home to a vibrant cultural scene, world-class restaurants, sustainable living and picturesque archipelago islands.

  • Your guide to a weekend in Gothenburg

    Explore Gothenburg during a weekend! Experience the city’s best shopping, different neighbourhoods, hotels and restaurants. Goteborg.com has collected everything you need to know for a pleasant weekend in Gothenburg.

    Your guide to a weekend in Gothenburg

Enjoy the city:More guides for your city break

A guide to 10 must do’s in Gothenburg

Gothenburg has a lot to offer and sometimes it’s hard to choose between all the fun. But don’t worry! We have handpicked 10 must-dos that you simply can’t miss out on – even when you’re short on time.

A guide to The southern islands of the archipelago

Curious about what the southern archipelago has to offer? If you’re looking for good food, impressive outdoor experiences and relaxation then this is the place to go. Get inspired and explore through our guide

A guide to Avenyn – Gothenburg’s main boulevard

Kungsportsavenyen, commonly known as Avenyn, stretches from the bridge Kungsportsbron by the canal to Götaplatsen and the Museum of Art, the City Theatre and the Concert Hall. The main boulevard is a part of the race course.

A guide to Stunning photo spots in Gothenburg

Do you usually have your camera open and ready to photograph? If you are on the lookout for the best places to take pictures while visiting Gothenburg, we have some suggestions of where you can snap the best photos.

A guide to Bars and clubs in Gothenburg

After a day among the cosy streets in the Haga neighbourhood, shopping in the city centre or the attractions at Liseberg it’s time to hit the clubs and bars.

A guide to Art galleries in Gothenburg

Whether you are passionate about traditional painting, avant-garde installations or just enjoy going to openings and toast in red wine, there are plenty of exciting galleries to discover in Gothenburg.

A guide to Outdoor bars and restaurants with seaside views

Enjoy the sea breeze and surging waves at Gothenburg’s lovely outdoor terraces with a sea view.

The race course

Take a tour through Gothenburg along the 21k race course and experience what different neighborhoods we visit during the race.

Race Course